Police in Voi have arrested nine-suapected robbers in Ndii area along Nairobi-Mombasa highway, and recovered stolen goods worth millions of shillings.
Area police commandant Joshua Lutokayi has indicated that his officers are on the ground, conducting thorough investigations to nab the gang’s leader, who he said, managed to escape during the arrests.
According to him, the gang has been robbing truck drivers ferrying goods to various towns and the nearby countries, incollaboration with the drivers, adding that they have been on hunt for sometime now.
“It seems they have been stealing from trucks in collaboration with truck drivers, who temper with container seals and stage a robbery attack, to sale the goods. We are calling upon persons who lost their goods being ferried on trucks to come here in Voi at my office and check if the recoverd goods belong to them,” said commandant Lutokayi.